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BNetzA Confirms 63 of 92 Measures Proposed by TSOs in NEP 2014/2024 and 3 of 7 Measures in O-NEP 2014/2024

The Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) has approved 63 of the 92 grid enhancement and grid expansion projects proposed in the Electricity Grid Development Plan (NEP 2014/2024) and the Offshore Grid Development Plan (O-NEP 2014/2024) drafted by the four German transmission system operators. This comprises optimisation and enhancement measures on power lines with a length of 3,050 km and new power lines with a length of 2,750 km. The agency also released the accompanying environmental report 2014.

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BNetzA Starts Consultation on 2014/2024 Onshore and Offshore Network Development Plans – Main Power Line Corridors Necessary

The Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) has started a public consultation of the drafts of the 2014/2024 Network Development Plan (NEP) and Offshore Network Development Plan (O-NEP). In view of opposition to new power lines BNetzA President Jochen Homann explicitly called the planned three main power line routes from the north to the south of Germany necessary for the electricity supply in Germany.

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TSOs Present Second Draft of 2014/2024 Network Development Plan and Offshore Network Development Plan

The four German TSOs 50Hertz, Amprion, TenneT TSO und TransnetBW have today presented a revised draft for the 2024 Network Development Plan (NEP 2014) as well as a revised draft for the 2024 Offshore Network Development Plan (O-NEP 2014) to the Federal Network Agency for review.

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TSOs Start to Publish Comments on NEP 2014 and O-NEP 2014

The 4 German Electricity Transmission System Operators (TSOs) have started to publish the comments they received on the Network Development Plan 2014 (NEP 2014) and the Offshore Network Development Plan (O-NEP). Interested parties had been invited to comment between 16 April and 28 May. The comments are available at the TSO information internet site www.netzentwicklungsplan.de.

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Gas and Electricity 2014 Grid Development Plan Consultations

Consultations for the 2014 version of the gas as well as the electricity onshore and offshore grid development plans have started.

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BNetzA Approved Majority of Grid Projects Proposed in Electricity NEP 2013 and Offshore NEP 2013

The Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) has approved the majority of the grid enhancement and grid expansion projects proposed in the Electricity Grid Development Plan (NEP 2013) and the first Offshore Grid Development Plan (O-NEP 2013) drafted by the four German transmission system operators. The agency also released the accompanying environmental report 2013.

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Consultation of Offshore Grid Development Plan 2013 and Electricity Grid Development Plan 2013 Completed

The consultations of the Electricity Grid Development Plan (NEP 2013), the first Offshore Grid Development Plan (O-NEP 2013) and the accompanying environmental report (Umweltbericht) has ended and resulted in 8,000 statements being made, mainly by private persons, the Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) informed.

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BNetzA Launches Consultation on Draft Electricity NEP 2013 and Offshore NEP 2013

Last Friday, the Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) launched its consultation on the drafts of the Electricity Grid Development Plan (NEP 2013) and the first Offshore Grid Development Plan (O-NEP 2013). The agency also presented drafts of its approving decisions and a draft of the environment report 2013. Interested parties have eight weeks to comment.

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